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premise - assumption; postulate; proposition upon which an argument is based
healthful - conducive to good health; Ex. healthful mountain air
opulence - extreme wealth; luxuriousness; abundance; ADJ. opulent: possessing great wealth; abundant
compassion - sympathy for the suffering of others; ADJ. compassionate
rectify - set right; correct; CF. rect-: right
supine - lying on back; passive; inactive; Ex. The defeated pugilist lay supine; Ex. supine acceptance of the decision
ransack - search thoroughly; pillage (going through a place); Ex. Enemy soldiers ransacked the town.
hysteria - excessive or uncontrollable excitement; N. hysteric: person suffering from hysteria; CF. hysterics: attack of hysteria
imposture - assuming a false identity; masquerade; CF. impostor
ligneous - like wood